But the excitement had calmed down, and they felt themselves obliged to descend from dreams to reality
; after having exhausted the ideal, they found they must talk of the actual.
The Real Housewives of Cheshire star and wife of former Sunderland player Phil Bardsley met fans at House of Fraser as she promoted her Bardo Boutique and pieces from her Dreams To Reality range.
Dreams to Reality is a collaboration between Tanya and jewellery entrepreneur Emma Hedley, the sister of Tanya's best friend Kitty.
Dreams to Reality, by Mike Healing, follows the Vikings every step of the way from rebuilding the squad after the 2006 National League One Grand Final defeat, through to the takeover by local businessman Steve O'Connor after the club had gone into administration.
Dreams to Reality can be ordered online at www.trafford.com for pounds 10.99.
Dreams To Reality
: Help For Young Moms, Education, Career And Life Choices by Laura Haskins-Bookser is a highly detailed, in-depth, "reader friendly" guide for singe and/or young mothers.